3 sta from Kyoto sta to the JR "Enmachi Sta" ! On the second floor.
If you take a bus,Kinkakuji, Kitano Tenman-gu and Hirano Shrine where famous for Sakura within 10 min by bus. Also you can go to Gion, Yasaka Shrine, Kiyomizu Temple by the bus without changing bus !
If you take a train, you can go to Arashiyama, Nijo Castle!
There are supermarkets in 2 min walk and local hot springs called "Sento" you may find enjoyable!
It is a quiet and safe residential area, you can rest well at night.